ZHU Jiaojun

Release Time:2017-07-20 Big Small

Jiaojun ZHU, PhD, Principle Investigator

Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

No. 72 Wenhua Road, Shenyang, Liaoning, 110016 China

Phone: +86-24-83970303, 83970342

Email: jiaojunzhu@iae.ac.cn

Education:

        1983,9-1987,7 Department of Forestry, Shenyang Agricultural University, B.Sc.

        1987,9-1990,7 Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), M.S.

        1996,4-1998,3 Department of Forest Environment Management, Niigata University, M.S.

        1998,4-2001,3 The Graduate School of Science and Technology, Department of Biosphere Science/Forest Environment Management, Niigata University, Ph.D.

 

Professional background

1990-94 Assistant professor, Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

1994-95 Associate professor, Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

2001-02 Scholar researcher of Forest Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Niigata University, Japan

2002- Director of Qingyuan Forest CERN, Chinese Academy of Sciences

2003- PI, Research Group of Forest Ecology and Management (Secondary forests, Protective forests, Plantation forests), Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Science

2011- Deputy Director, State Key Lab of Forest and Soil Ecology

2015- Deputy Director, Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

HONORS AND AWARDS

2013 Liaoning Provincial Science and Technology Progress Award:The theory, technology and application of second forest in Northeast Chian (NO.1)

         2012 The Chief Scientist of National Basic Research Program of China (973 Program)

2012 The Leading Distinguished Scientist of Liaoning Province, China

2010 IUFRO Scientific Achievement Award. IUFRO Honors and Awards Committee (IUFRO: International Union of Forest Research Organizations)

2010 National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars. National Natural Science Foundation of China

2008 National Award for Progress in Sciences and Technologies, "Management for Protective Forests in North China". National Committee of Sciences & Technologies, China (NO.1)

1998 TWNSO 1998 Award in Agriculture (shared), is awarded to the Shelterbelt Research Group, Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang China, for its outstanding work in the planning, design, planting, management and assessment of shelterbelts for desertification control (TWNSO: Third World Network of Scientific Organizations)

GRANTS

2014-18National Natural Science Foundation of China, The processes and mechanisms of gap regeneration in a temperate secondary forest ecosystem, Northeast China, RMB 3,030,000

2016-17Key projects of CAS, Research and Demonstration of ecological security barrier in Northeast China, RMB 10,000,000

2016 Construction of field station of CAS, The ecosystem research samples of secondary forest, RMB 3,180,000

2016-18 Infrastructure construction of CAS, LiDAR-based surveillance platform of secondary forest, RMB 8,000,000

2012-16 National Program on Key Basic Research Project (973 Program), Structure and Functions of Major Forest Plantation Ecosystems in China. Lead PI, RMB 36,000,000

2011-15 Strategic Pioneering Technology Project of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Carbon sequestration rate and potentials of the Three-North Shelter Forest Programme. PI, RMB 2,200,000

2011-14 National Science Fund for Distinguished Young Scholars, Shelter forest. PI, RMB 2,000,000

2009-12 National Natural Science Foundation of China, Mechanism of the natural regeneration of the dominant species in secondary forests acclimating to light, Northeast China. PI, RMB 1,750,000

2008-12 National Forestry Public Welfare Program, Key technology for sustainable ecological forest management in Northeast China. Co-PI, RMB 800,000

2006-11 Specially Appointed Program of Science and Technology agency, Liaoning Province, Conversation and utilization of the secondary forest and the integration and demonstration of advanced characteristic industry technology in Liaodong. PI, RMB 4,500,000

2007-11 Knowledge Innovation Program of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, The assessment of ecological environment for the Three-North, An Integrated Assessment of Three-North Shelter Forest Program based on remote sensing data. PI, RMB 8,400,000

2004-06 Main Direction Program of Knowledge Innovation of Chinese Academy of Sciences, A study of decline mechanisms and sustainable management techniques of the main types of shelterbelts in North China. PI, RMB 2,800,000

2007-09 National Natural Science Foundation of China, The effects of snow/wind damage on regeneration and succession in secondary forests. PI, RMB 350,000

2004-06 National Natural Science Foundation of China, Effects of vertical structure on the habitats and dominant species regeneration in secondary forests. PI, RMB 190,000

2003-08 Supported by 100 Talents Program of The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Research on the typical ecological processes and sustainable management in secondary forest ecosystem under disturbances. PI, RMB 2, 430,000

PUBLICATIONS AND SCHOLARLY WORK

         Journal Articles (*corresponding author)

2016 Song LN, Zhu JJ*, Li MC, Zhang JX, Lv LY. Sources of water used by Pinus sylvestris var. mongolica trees based on stable isotope observations in a semiarid sandy region of Northeast China. Agricultural Water Management, 164: 281-290.

2016 Zheng Xiao, Zhu JJ*, Xing Zefeng. Assessment of the effects of shelterbelts on the crop yield at regional scale, Northeast China. Agricultural System, 143: 49-60.

2016 Yan T, Lv XT, Yang K, Zhu JJ*. Leaf nutrient dynamics and nutrient resorption: a comparison between larch plantations and adjacent secondary forests in Northeast China. Journal of Plant Ecology, 9(1): 1-9

2016 Zheng X, Zhu JJ*. A new climatic classification of afforestation in Three-North regions of China with multi-source remote-sensing data. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 5:1-16

2016 Sun YR, Zhu JJ*, Yan QL, Hu ZB and Zheng X. Changes in vegetation carbon stocks between 1978 and 2007 in central Loess Plateau, China. Environmental Earth Sciences, 75:312-328.

2016 Song LN, Zhu JJ*, Li MC, Zhang JX. Water use patterns of Pinus sylvestris var. mongolica trees with different ages in semiarid sandy land of Northeast China. Environmental and Experimental Botany, doi:10.1016/j.envexpbot.2016.02.006

2016 Song Y, Zhu JJ*. How does moist cold stratification under field conditions affect the dormancy release of Korean pine seed (Pinus koraiensis Sieb. et Zucc.)? Seed Science & Technology, 44(1): 27-42

2016 Sun YR, Zhu JJ*, Sun Osbert Jianxin, Yan QL. Responses of photosynthetic parameters and growth of Pinus koraiensis seedlings to canopy openness: implications to restoration of mixed-broadleaved Korean pine forests. Environmental and Experimental Botany, DOI: 10.1016/j.envexpbot.2016.02.005

2016 Yan QL, Gang Q, Zhu JJ*, Sun YR. Variation in survival and growth strategies for seedlings of broadleaved tree species in response to thinning of larch plantations: implication for converting pure larch plantations into larch-broadleaved mixed forests. Environmental and Experimental Botany, doi:10.1016/j.envexpbot.2016.03.003

2015 Zhu JJ*, Zhang GQ, Wang GG, Yan QL, Lu DL,Li XF and Zheng X. On the size of forest gaps: Can their lower and upper limits be objectively defined? Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 213: 64-76.

2015 Zheng X, Zhu JJ*. Temperature-based approaches for estimating monthly reference evapotranspiration based on MODIS data over North China. Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 121(3): 695-711.

2015 Zheng X, Zhu JJ*. A methodological approach for spatial downscaling of TRMM precipitation data in North China.International Journal of Remote Sensing, 36(1): 144-169.

2015 Zhang M, Yan QL, Zhu JJ*. The optimum light transmittance for seed germination and early seedling recruitment of Pinus koraiensis: Implication for regeneration improvements. Forest – Biogeo sciences and Forestry. 8: 853-859.

2015 Yang K, Zhu, JJ*, Gu JC, Yu LZ, Wang ZQ. Changes in soil phosphorus fractions after 9 years of continuous nitrogen addition in a Larix gmelinii plantation. Annals of Forest Science, 72: 435-442.

2015 Yang K, Zhu JJ*. The effects of N and P additions on soil microbial properties in the paired standsof temperate secondary forests and adjacent larch plantations in Northeast China. Soil Biology & Biochemistry.

2015 Yang K, Zhu JJ*. Impact of tree litter decomposition on soil biochemical properties obtained from a temperate secondary forest in Northeast China.Journal of Soils and Sediments, 15: 13-23.

2015 Yang K, Zhu JJ*. The effects of N and P additions on soil microbial properties in the paired stands of temperate secondary forests and adjacent larch plantations in Northeast China. Soil Biology & Biochemistry, 90: 80-86.

2015 Yan T, Lv XT, Yang K and Zhu JJ*. Leaf nutrient dynamics and nutrient resorption: a comparison between larch plantations and adjacent secondary forests in Northeast China. Journal of Plant Ecology, doi: 10.1093/jpe/rtv034.

2015 Yan QL, Zhu JJ*, Zheng X, Jin CJ. Causal effects of shelter forests and water factors on desertification control during 2000-2010 at the Horqin Sandy Land region, China. Journal of Forestry Research, 26(1): 33-45.

2015 Song LN, Zhu JJ*, Yan QL, Li MC, Yu GQ. Comparison of intrinsic water use efficiency between different aged Pinus sylvestris var. mongolica wide windbreaks in semiarid sandy land of northern China. Agroforestry Systems, 89(3): 477-489.

2015 Song LN, Zhu JJ*, Li MC, Yan QL. Intrinsic water use efficiency in wet and dry years at young and old plantations of Pinus sylvestris var. mongolica in semiarid China.Journal of Forest Research, 20(2): 263-271.

2015 Lu DL, Zhu JJ*, Sun YR, Hu LL, Zhang GQ. Gap closure process by lateral extension and its effect on woody species regeneration — a seven-year observation. Silva Fennica, 49(5): 1310, 1-17.

2015 Gao T, Zhu JJ*, Zheng X, Shang GD, Huang LY, Wu SR. Mapping spatial distribution of larch plantations from multi-seasonal Landsat-8 OLI imagery and multi-scale textures using random forests. Remote Sensing, 7(2): 1702-1720.

2015 Gang Q, Yan QL, Zhu JJ*, Effects of thinning on early seed regeneration of two broadleaved tree species in larch plantations: implication for inducing pure larch plantations into larch-broadleaved mixed forests. Forestry, 88 (5): 573-585.

2014 Zhu JJ*, Wang K, Sun YR, Yan QL. Response of Pinus koraiensis seedling growth to different light conditions based on the assessment of photosynthesis in current and one-year-old needles. Journal of Forestry Research, 25(1): 53-62.

2014 Zhu JJ*, Lu DL, Zhang WD. Effectsof forest gap on regeneration:ameta-analysis. Journal of Forestry Research, 25(3): 501-510.

2014 Yang K, Zhu JJ*, Xu S. Influences of various forms of nitrogen additions on carbon mineralization in natural secondary forests and adjacent larch plantations in Northeast China. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 44(5): 441-448.

2014. Yan Y, Zhu JJ*, Yan QL, Zheng X, Song LN. Modeling shallow groundwater levels in Horqin Sandy Land, North China, using satellite-based remote sensing images. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, 8(1): 083647.

2014 Song LN, Zhu JJ*, Li MC, Yu ZY. Water utilization of Pinus sylvestris var. mongolica in a sparse wood grassland in the semiarid sandy region of Northeast China. Trees, 28(4): 971-982.

2013 Yan QL Zhu JJ*, Gang Q, Comparison of spatial patterns of soil seed banks between larch plantations and adjacent secondary forests in Northeast China: implication for spatial distribution of larch plantations. Trees - Structure and Function, 27(6): 1747-1754.

2013 Li MC, Zhu JJ*, Zhang M, Foliar carbon isotope discrimination and related traits along light gradients in two different functional type tree species. European Journal of Forest Research,132(5-6): 815-824.

2013 Zhang M, Zhu JJ*, Li MC, Zhang GQ, Yan QL, Different light acclimation strategies of two coexisting tree species seedlings in a temperate secondary forest along five natural light levels. Forest Ecology and Management, 306: 234-242.

2013 Li MC, Zhu JJ*, Zhang M, Song LN. Foliar δ15N variations with stand ages in temperate secondary forest ecosystems, Northeast China. Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research. 28: 428-435.

2013 Yang K, Shi W, Zhu JJ*, The impact of secondary forests conversion into larch plantations on soil chemical and microbiological properties. Plant Soil, 368: 535-546.

2013 Yang K, Guan LZ, Zhu JJ*, Yan, L, Effects of exogenous humic acids on forms of organic phosphorus in three contrasting types of soil. Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis, 44: 1-12.

2013 Zheng X, Zhu JJ*, Yan QL, Monthly air temperatures over Northern China estimated by integrating MODIS data with GIS techniques. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. 52(9): 1987-2000.

2013 Wang RZ, Xu TL, Yu LZ, Zhu JJ*, Li XY, Effects of land use types on surface water quality across an anthropogenic disturbance gradient in the upper reach of the Hun River, Northeast China. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 185 (5): 4141-4151.

2012 Zhang M, Zhu JJ*, Yan QL, Seed Germination of Pinus koraiensis in response to Light Regimes caused by Shading and Seed positions. Forest Systems, 21: 426-438.

2012 Yan QL, Zhu JJ*, Yu LZ, Seed regeneration potential of canopy gaps at early formation stage in temperate secondary forests, Northeast China.PLoS ONE, 7 (6): e39502.

2012 Song LN, Zhu JJ *, Yan QL, Kang HZ, Estimation of groundwater levels with vertical electrical sounding in the semiarid area of South Keerqin sandy aquifer, China. Journal of Applied Geophysics, 83: 11-18.

2012 Yang K, Zhu JJ*, Yan QL, Zhang JX, Soil enzyme activities as potential indicators of soluble organic nitrogen pools in forest ecosystems of Northeast China. Annals of Forest Science, 69: 795-803.

2012 Zheng X, Zhu JJ*, Yan QL, Song LN, Effects of land use changes on the groundwater table and the decline of Pinus sylvestris var. mongolica plantations in southern Horqin Sandy Land, Northeast China. Agricultural Water Management, 109: 94-106.

2012 Zhu JJ, Gonda Y, Yu LZ, Li FQ, Yan QL, and Sun YR, Regeneration of a coastal pine (Pinus thunbergii Parl.) forest 11 years after thinning, Niigata, Japan.PLoS ONE, 7(10): e47593.

2011 Yan QL, Zhu JJ*, Hu ZB, and Sun JX, Environmental Impacts of the Shelter Forests in Horqin Sandy Land, Northeast China. Journal of Environmental Quality, 40: 815-24.

2011 Li MC, and Zhu JJ*, Species-specific variation in wood δ13C along vertical canopy gradients and its relationship with leaf δ13C in a temperate secondary forest. Plant Ecology, 212: 543-551.

2011 Wang K, Zhu JJ*, Yan QL, Yu LZ, and Sun YR, Growth and photosynthetic responses of Fraxinus mandshurica seedlings to various light environments. Journal of Forestry Research, 22(3): 341-346.

2010, Yan QL, Zhu JJ*, Zhang JP, Yu LZ, and Hu ZB, Spatial distribution pattern of soil seed bank in canopy gaps of various sizes in temperate secondary forests, Northeast China. Plant and Soil, 329: 469-480.

2010 Yang K, Zhu JJ*, Yan QL, and Sun OJ, Changes of soil P chemistry as affected by conversion of natural secondary forests to larch plantations. Forest Ecology Management, 260: 422-428.

2010 Yang K, Zhu JJ*, Zhang M, Yan QL, and Sun JX, Soil microbial biomass carbon and nitrogen in forest ecosystems of Northeast China: a comparison between natural secondary forest and larch plantation. Journal of Plant Ecology, 3: 209-217.

2010 Zhu JJ, Yang K, Yan QL, Liu ZG, Yu LZ, and Wang HX, Feasibility of implementing thinning in pure even-aged Larix olgensis plantations to establish uneven aged larch-broadleaved mixed forests. Journal of Forest Research, 15: 70-81.

2009 Zhu JJ, Yan QL, Fan AN, Yang K, and Hu ZB, The role of environmental, root, and microbial biomass characteristics in soil respiration in temperate secondary forests of Northeast China. Trees- structure and function, 23: 189-196.

2009 He LL, Gong ZW, Li JS, and Zhu JJ, Estimation of canopy gap size and gap shape using a hemispherical photograph. Trees-Structure and Function. 23(5): 1101-1108.

2009 Hu LL, and Zhu JJ*, Determination of canopy gap tridimensional profiles using two hemispherical photographs. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 149: 862-872.

2009 Li MC, Zhu JJ*, and Li L, Occurrence and altitudinal pattern of C4 plants on Qinghai plateau, Qinghai province, China. Photosynthettca. 47: 298-303.

2008 Zhu JJ, Liu ZG, Wang HX, and Hu LL, Effects of site preparations on emergence and early establishment of Larix olgensis in montane regions of northeastern China. New Forest, 36(3): 247-260.

2008 Zhu JJ, Li FQ, Xu ML, Kang HZ, and Wu XY, The role of ectomycorrhizal fungi in alleviating pine decline in semiarid sandy soil of northern China: an experimental approach. Annals of Forest Science, 65(3): 304p1-12.

2008 Hu LL, and Zhu JJ* Improving gap light index (GLI) to quickly calculate gap coordinates. Canadian Journal of Forest Research, 38(9): 2337-2347.

2008 Zhu JJ, Mao ZH, Zhang CH, Yan QL, and Liu ZG, Effects of thinning on plant species diversity and composition of understory herbs in a larch plantation. Frontiers of Forestry in China, 3(4): 422-428.

2008 Xu ML, Zhu JJ, Kang HZ, Xu AH, Zhang JX, Li and FQ, Optimum conditions for pure culture of major ectomycorrhizal fungi obtained from Pinus sylvestris var. mongolica plantations in southeast-ern Keerqin sandy lands, China. Journal of Forestry Research, 19(2): 113-118.

2007 Zhu JJ*, Kang HZ, and Gonda Y, Application of Wenner configuration to estimate surface soil water content in Mongolian pine plantations on sandy land. Pedosphere, 17: 801-812.

2007 Zhu JJ, Mao ZH, Hu LL, and Zhang JZ, Plant diversity of secondary forests in response to anthropogenic disturbance levels in montane regions of northeastern China. Journal of ForestResearch, 12: 403-416.

2007 Wang AZ, Diao YW, Pei TF, Jin CJ, and Zhu JJ, A semi-theoretical model of canopy rainfall interception for a broad-leaved tree. Hydrological Processes, 21: 2458-2463.

2006 Zhu JJ*, Kang HZ, Tan H, and Xu ML, Effects of drought stresses induced by polythelene glycol on germination of Pinus sylvestiris var mongolica seeds from natural and plantation forests on sandy land. Journal of Forest Research, 11: 319-328.

2006 Zhu JJ*, Li XF, Liu ZG, Cao W, Gonda Y, and Matsuzaki T, Factors affecting the snow/wind induced damage of a montane secondary forest in Northeastern China. Silva Fennica, 40: 37-51.

2005 Yan QL, Liu ZM, Zhu JJ, Luo YM, and Wang HM, Structure, pattern and mechanisms of formation of seed banks in sand dune systems in northeastern Inner Mongolia, China. Plant and Soil, 277: 175-184.

2003 Zhu JJ*, Matsuzaki T, Li FQ, and Gonda Y, Effect of gap size created by thinning on seedling emergency, survival and establishment in a coastal pine forest. Forest Ecology and Management,182: 339-354.

2003 Zhu JJ*, Gonda Y, Matsuzaki T, and Yamamoto M, Modeling relative wind speed by optical stratification porosity within canopy of a coastal protective forest with different stem densities. Silva Fennica, 37: 189-204.

2003 Zhu JJ*, Matsuzaki T, and Gonda Y, Optical stratification porosity as a measure of vertical canopy structure in a Japanese pine coastal forest. Forest Ecology and Management, 173: 89-104.

2002 Zhu JJ*, Gonda Y, Matsuzaki T, and Yamamoto M, Salt distribution in response to optical stratification porosity and relative windspeed in a coastal forest in Niigata, Japan.Agroforestry Systems, 56: 73-85.

2001 Zhu JJ*, Matsuzaki T, and Gonda Y, Wind profiles in a coastal forest of Japanese black pine (Pinus thunbergii Parl.) with different thinning intensities. Journal of Forest Research, 6: 287-296.

2000 Zhu JJ*, Matsuzaki T, and Sakioka K, Wind speeds within a single crown of Japanese black pine (Pinus thunbergii). Forest Ecology and Management, 135: 19-31.

 

Contributions to Books

2015 Zhu JJ, Zheng X, and Yan QL, Assessment of the effects of Three-North Shelterbelt Project on the ecological environment based on remote sensing, The Science Publishing Company, Beijing

2013 Mason B, and Zhu JJ, Silviculture of planted forests managed for multi-functional objectives: lessons from Chinese and British experiences. Fenning, T (ed.), Challenges and opportunities for the world’s forests in the 21st century, Springer.

2007 Zhu JJ, and Liu SR (eds)., Ecological research on forest disturbances. China Forestry Publishing House, Beijing.

2005 Zhu JJ, Zeng DH, Kang HZ, Wu XY, and Fang ZP (eds)., Decline of Pinus sylvestris var. mongolica Plantations on Sandy Land. China. Forestry Publishing House, BeijinZg.

2004 Zhu JJ, Matsuzaki T, and Jiang FQ (eds)., Wind on Tree Windbreaks. China Forestry Publishing House, Beijing, pp 235.

2003 Jang FQ, Zhu JJ, Zeng DH, Fan ZP, Du XJ, and Cao CY (eds)., Mangement for protective plantations, China Forestry Publishing House, Beijing.

OUTSIDE PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES – (Past 8 years)

Public Lecture or Forum Participation

2013 Science 100 Forum (2013), China

2012 Winter Symposium of China Ecological Forum

2012 China-US Joint Symposium

2012 Annual Conference for Ecological Society of China

2011 The 2nd International Asian Dendrochronological Conference

         2011 Forest Ecological Conference for Chinese Society of Forestry

2011 The 5th International Wind and Tree Conference, GA Georgia, USA

2010 The 23th World Forestry Congress, Seoul, Korea

2010 The 4th International Symposium on Phosphorus Dynamics in the Soil-Plant Continuum, ISPSPC 2010

2010 The 19th world conference on soil science

2009 XIII World Forestry Congress

2019 Annual Conference for Ecological Society of China

2009 Spring Symposium of China Ecological Forum

2008 The 6th Workshop of uneven-aged silviculture IUFRO group in Shizuoka

2008 The international Symposium on the protection of Korean pine

2007 Eco-summit, the Ecological society of China, Beijing

2007 International Conference on “Wind and Trees” (IUFRO), Vancouver, UBC, Canada

2007 International Symposium on Ecological Restoration on Degraded Forest Ecosystem and Sustainable Forest Management in Northeast Asia

2006 International Conference on The Roles of Forests in Rural Development and Environmental Sustainability

2006 Annual Conference for Ecological Society of China

2005 The 9th Ecological Congress,90th ESA Annual Meeting - Montréal, Canada

2005 International Symposium on Ecological Conservation & Sustainable Development of Forest Resources in Northeastern Asia